June 2019

Redesigned Genie Website Adds BIM Library for MEWPs, Telehandlers

Date: 14-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
Genie Website

June 13, 2019 – Following the launch of the updated Genie website in North America in 2018, the newly redesigned www.genielift.com is now live globally with the addition of BIM tool to aid architecture, engineering, and construction professionals in planning their projects digitally.

AGF Access Group Provides Equipment for Texas Bridge

Date: 11-06-2019 / Author: kscally
Sam Houston Bridge AGF Access Group

June 10, 2019 – Montreal-based AGF Access Group Inc., has been selected by Ship Channel Constructors (SCC) to provide access equipment for the construction of the massive twin-span stay-cable Sam Houston Ship Channel Bridge in Harris County, Texas.

Genie Names New North American Sales Executives

Date: 11-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
Joshua Meyer

June 11, 2019 – Terex AWP appointed Joshua Meyer to the role of Genie vice president of North American sales, as well as promoted Doug Evans and Rick Penkert as Genie regional vice presidents.

Genie Event to Address New North American MEWP Standards

Date: 10-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
Scott Owyen, Genie senior training manager, Terex AWP

June 6, 2019 – Genie has invited customers to ask questions and get answers about the ANSI A92.22-2018 (United States) and CSA B354.7:17 (Canada) standards during its upcoming “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) event, June 10-14.

The event will also provide customers with information on the recent appeals to the standards and explain which parts of the standards these appeals specifically apply.

TE Connectivity Completes Acquisition of Kissling Group

Date: 04-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
TE Connectivity

June 4, 2019 – TE Connectivity (TE) completed the previously announced acquisition of the Kissling group of companies on May 24.

Headquartered in Wildberg, Germany, Kissling is a provider of high-power and high-voltage relays and ruggedized switches for the commercial transportation, industrial, military, and aviation industries. They have built a reputation as a trusted source for mission critical applications and demanding environmental operating conditions.

Terex Introduces TL Series Aerials at EUFMC 2019

Date: 03-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
TL Series of aerial devices

June 3, 2019 – Terex Utilities expanded its TL Series of aerial devices at the 2019 Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference (EUFMC) on June 3 with three new telescopic and material handling models designed for transmission work.

“Cost-effective mounting options, commonality of parts, and reduced maintenance features are ways TL transmission aerial devices deliver economical cost of ownership over the life of the equipment,” said Dan Brenden, director of engineering.

TVH in the Americas Moves Pennsylvania Location

Date: 03-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
TVH in the Americas

June 3, 2019 - TVH in the Americas (TVH) has moved their Pennsylvania distribution center into a larger space.

Previously located just outside of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, TVH Pennsylvania is now located in Elizabethtown. The new distribution center is 105,000 square feet, which more than doubles the old warehouse space. This allows the company to have more inventory on hand and readily available for customers.